In Harrison County, court dockets can be found by going to the local tribunals or by approaching the clerk of court's office. Another option is to look for judicial records online. This facility too is offered by the administrative office of the judiciary. Court documents can be accessed for tribunals at all levels of the judicial hierarchy.
So, you can launch a case search for the chancery court, the circuit court, the county court as well as the justice courts. The details that are currently being offered publicly not only include Harrison County court dockets but also general instruments, details on traffic and municipal violation tickets, judgment rolls and more. To find a list of the different types of data available, go to http://co.harrison.ms.us/services/. In order to launch a case search for Harrison County, try http://co.harrison.ms.us/dockets/.
You will have three options for finding Harrison County judicial records; you can search by defendant's name, case date and plaintiff name. For all the three options, you will have to offer the court location; that is either district 1 or district 2.
If you would rather initiate the case search in person, you should start at the county court of district 1. To contact this tribunal, you can write to them at PO Box 998 1801 23rd Ave Gulfport, MS 39502. They can provide information on misdemeanor and felony cases and civil actions.
The Clerk of court's office of Harrison County, MS is a great place to start an inquiry on court documents if you are unsure about the tribunal where the matter was heard. This agency keeps information on civil as well as criminal cases. They can be contacted by going to their office at 1801 23rd Avenue, Gulfport, Mississippi 39502. While there, you will be given the choice of using the public terminals to launch the inquiry on your own.